NMSU Round Up

New Mexico State heads back to WAC Tournament championship, seventh straight WAC championship appearance

New Mexico State heads back to WAC Tournament championship, seventh straight WAC championship appearance

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

March 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State outlasted a tough Seattle University team Friday night inside the Orleans Arena, winning the game 84-79 and making it the seventh straight WAC tournament championship appearance for the Aggies.   It wasn't an easy game to get through, the Aggies (27-5) and the Redhawks (20-13) went blow for blow almost th...

Women Aggies fall to Seattle U in WAC semifinal game

Women Aggies fall to Seattle U in WAC semifinal game

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Seattle University's size and shooting was just too much for head coach Brooke Atkinson and her Aggies; New Mexico State fell to the Redhawks by a widespread score of 84-61.   Right from the start NMSU struggled to get shots to fall only shooting 33 percent in the first quarter, whic...

New Mexico State takes care of business, advances to WAC tournament semifinals

New Mexico State takes care of business, advances to WAC tournament semifinals

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State showed just why they entered the WAC tournament as the number one seed, defeating Chicago State 97-70.  Head coach Chris Jans and his team came out with high energy from the get-go and suffocated the Cougars on the defensive side, which might very well be one of NMSU's best de...

Aggies take care of business in opening round of WAC Tournament

Aggies take care of business in opening round of WAC Tournament

James Martin, Sports Writer

March 7, 2018


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New Mexico State looked the part of the top seed Wednesday night, riding an electric first half to an emphatic 84-60 victory over Chicago State in the the first round of the WAC Tournament in Las Vegas. There was no doubt this was the Aggies’ game to lose from the get-go. NMSU absolutely dominate...

COMMENTARY: NMSU women’s basketball in the midst of most successful run ever

COMMENTARY: NMSU women’s basketball in the midst of most successful run ever

James Martin, Sports Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

What the New Mexico State women’s basketball team has done over the last four years is nothing short of amazing. Since the program’s start in 1973, NMSU has brought home six regular-season conference championships — four of which coming in the last four years, with three conference tournament...

Sports Podcast: Interview with Mark Rudi; WAC Tournament predictions

Sports Podcast: Interview with Mark Rudi; WAC Tournament predictions

Derek Gonzales, Managing Editor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports

The Round Up's Managing Editor Derek Gonzales is joined by Las Cruces Sun News Sports reporter Mark Rudi to discuss about NM State basketball. WAC tournament play, and the NCAA Tournament

New Mexico State routs Harvard in series finale; Aggies win three of four in weekend series

New Mexico State routs Harvard in series finale; Aggies win three of four in weekend series

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

March 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State might've had their most competitive series so far this season, completing the weekend against Harvard winning three out of four games.   The 8-4 Aggies held their ground Sunday afternoon using their sticks to once again build comfortable leads and unlike Friday night's ...

Observations from Saturday’s spring football scrimmage

Observations from Saturday’s spring football scrimmage

James Martin, Sports Writer

March 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Aggie fans got their first taste of the New Mexico State football since last year’s Arizona Bowl victory Saturday afternoon when the team took the field at Aggie Memorial Stadium for an intrasquad scrimmage open to the public. NMSU still has a long time until they open the 2018 season hosting Wyoming on...

Aggies face adversity late, but hold off Harvard for the win

Aggies face adversity late, but hold off Harvard for the win

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

March 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State was able to hold off Harvard University getting the win 11-5 on a chilly Friday night at Presley Askew Field.   It was evident that the Aggies' bullpen was not at full strength; but solid hitting and executed base running led NMSU (6-3) to the win.   Aggie ...

Sports Podcast: NMSU Football outlook

Sports Podcast: NMSU Football outlook

Derek Gonzales and James Martin

March 1, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports

The Round Up's Managing Editor Derek Gonzales is joined by The Round Up's sports writer James Martin. Both discuss the 2017 NMSU football season, the Arizona Bowl, and what to expect from Aggie football in 2018.

Video: NMSU Basketball beats UMKC on Senior Night

Video: NMSU Basketball beats UMKC on Senior Night

Cassidy Kuester and Zack Jimenez

February 27, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports, Video

A video recap of NMSU Basketball's win over UMKC on Senior Night on Saturday, February 24. The Aggie took home a 82-58 victory against the 'Roos. For a full game recap, click here. For a photo gallery, click here.   ...

NMSU Men’s Basketball Vs. UMKC Photo Gallery

NMSU Men’s Basketball Vs. UMKC Photo Gallery

Cassidy Kuester, Multimedia Staff

February 25, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports

The NMSU Men's basketball team defeated the University of Missouri- Kansas City on Senior Night in it's last home game of the season . The Aggies surged to victory with a nearly 30 point advantage, ending the game 82-58. The Pan American Center was buzzing with energy as the Aggie's win enabled them...

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